CACFP Meal Pattern Updates

Centers and day care homes offering meals through the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) play a critical role in supporting the wellness, health, and development of children through the provision of nutritious foods. Child care providers, in particular,…
View Full Post

REMINDER…Sign-on/Sign-Out Sheets

“All child care providers (including Legally Certified Providers [LCP}) shall maintain current sign-in/sign-out records for each child receiving child care assistance and utilize them as follows:

Each time the child enters or leaves the facility identified on the Child Care…
View Full Post

Fish in the River

Here is a fun snack to get children involved in! Children will love spreading the cream cheese into the celery and placing the fish in the "river". Two steps to a fun and delicious snack.

 

1.  Fill celery stalks…
View Full Post

Kids Summer Lunch Program

HRDC’s Summer Lunch Program is gearing up for our 12th year. Below are details and information about each site. Last year we prepared close to 30,000 Meals, this year we have increased our partnerships and are projecting to serve…
View Full Post

Coaches Corner: Building Relationships Part 2: Families

Spring is time for new growth and new beginnings, a wonderful time to reconnect with your families. Planning a Family Get Together is the perfect way to demonstrate your appreciation of their trust in you.  Whether the families are close…
View Full Post

The Importance of Cuddle Time

Cuddle time is such a very important time for supporting our children’s social emotional well-being. Our children have so very many big, and sometimes intense, feelings but their bodies and brains are not quite ready to know what to do…
View Full Post

Coaches Corner: Building Relationships Part 1: Colleagues

Building meaningful relationships is the cornerstone of any Early Childhood Program.  Strong positive relationships will result in effective communication, cooperation and collaboration.  Think of relationships as a car, if it is taken care of and full of gas, it runs…
View Full Post

CCC Training Fee Update

After much thought and consideration, Child Care Connections will be raising the training fee for classroom training effective July 1, 2017. This decision is based on the fee’s we must pay to use and maintain online registration. Online registration is…
View Full Post

Does your helmet fit properly?


View Full Post